Honorary Justice Michael Kirby celebrates 25th anniversary of La Trobe Law School

On the evening of 4 May 2017, Honorary Justice Michael Kirby was a panel member for La Trobe University’s bold thinking lecture on Health, Law and Sexuality. He was joined by fellow panel members Professor Gary Dowsett (Director of ARCSHS),… Continue Reading

La Trobe Law student Jagpreet Sandhu receives CIArb Award

By Jagpreet Sandhu Early in November, I arrived home to some excellent news. Coming off a year-long circuit of international internships, I was quite honestly ready to never travel again. But as luck would have it, I was informed that… Continue Reading

New issue of Law in Context: ‘Law and Love’

With Michael Kirby on the future of Law Schools. This Special Issue of Law in Context aims to explore the intersection of the ideal of love in our social imaginary and the rule of law in our political imaginary. Further… Continue Reading

#ALTA2015 Storified!

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The 2015 ALTA Conference took place at La Trobe Law School’s city campus last week. The theme of this year’s conference was Legal Education and Access to justice. It took place over a weekend full of engaging lectures and events, including the LSA 2015 Leo… Continue Reading

Final program for ALTA 2015 released!

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Inequality of access to legal services is a significant problem in Australia.  What role can law schools play in meeting legal needs? These are the burning questions of the 2015 ALTA conference edition. With the Honourable Michael Kirby AC CMG,… Continue Reading